Fiorenza_a (fiorenza_a) wrote in mfu_canteen,

Harvesting of Fan Works

kiwisue over at The Safehouse (The Professionals) has posted this excellent update:


To cut to the chase: fanworks are being copied, probably bot-scraped, from AO3 and potentially other sites and listed on You can search the site to see if you have been affected.

OTW/AO3 has an advice page on their Tumblr:
Also, feng_shui_house has some additional suggestions on their DW:

Additional links, helpful advice, please add to comments.

ETA: if someone on the relevant Facebook groups could post the AO3 advice link there, that might help people to focus their thinking. I can't do it where I am right now.

ETA2: Special Edition of Metanews (DW)

A new AO3 announcement:

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